Marie Stevens

Global Ambassador, GLL

Marie Stevens: a UK qualified solicitor since 1974 (Slaughter and May). General Counsel to Ladbrokes plc (1987 - 1997) responsible for all Group legal matters both nationally and internationally. Member of the Gaming Board for Great Britain (1999 to 2004). Non executive Chairman of 888 Holdings plc during the period of its flotation on the UK Stock Exchange (2005-2006). Non executive director of Sporting Bet plc 2012/2013. Co-founder (1998) of Corporate Mosaic (a private UK company providing corporate and head office services to quoted companies in the UK); Interim General Counsel of Woolworths plc (2009); General Counsel for the Commonwealth Development Corporation (2010 – 2011); Trustee of the Royal Armouries (a non departmental public body in the UK) (2005 - 2011) ; co-founder and director of Prometheus Bound Limited (a company providing bookbinding and library services to corporate and private clients) (2009 -) . Co-founder and director of Books by Metre Limited (a company providing goods and services to the interior design industry and related providers) (2014-). Provides advice on UK gambling regulation, licenses and applications therefor, compliance and compliance structures, procedures and processes to companies (including law firms and investment vehicles) both in the UK and overseas. Provides consultancy services to management consultancy companies in relation to law firms and their operations.